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Did you listen to the latest Free Speech Radio News?

You'll get headlines and some clips early on with today's show, then the full half hour in the second hour.

Wichita's KanVote organization took action this Thursday against the suppression of low income voters.  I'll be summarizing the action and commenting on similar activities in the first hour.

Why is Wichita quite possibly turning into a center of resistance to the craziness of  extreme "conservativism" in Kansas?

Here are a list of links to make us think:

BBC investigative journalist Greg Palast in Seattle this October, describes Koch history in a 65 minute video:
http://archive.org/details/scm-127550-gregpalast-howbillionairesste

The same Wichita Eagle reporters create a sequel with Liz Koch:  http://www.kansas.com/2012/10/14/2528663/koch-relentless-in-pursuing-his.html#storylink=newsletter

How the Kochs’ Oppose the Future: http://opposethefuture.com/post/3899905675/kochoil

A refreshing view of the Koch’s from the last country daily in Winfield:  http://www.winfieldcourier.com/articles/2012/10/15/opinion/editorial/doc507b7ce172a60744159856.txt

Koch brother, William, fires executive with impunity:
http://www.courthousenews.com/2012/10/12/51239.htm

Church of Koch Industries fires off approved voter guide to their wage-slaves:
http://www.bizjournals.com/wichita/morning_call/2012/10/kochs-election-letter-to-workers.html

Eagle editorial pages open up to women later the same week. First with Vicki Stangl writing of the War on Women:

http://www.kansas.com/2012/10/19/2537263/vickie-sandell-stangl-war-on-women.html

Then with Amanda Marcotte on employment discrimination of women:  http://www.kansas.com/2012/10/19/2537252/amanda-marcotte-binders-full-of.html

 

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